Sad news from Kip Marina

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Falkirkdan
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Sad news from Kip Marina

Postby Falkirkdan » Tue Mar 22, 2011 11:21 pm

Very sad news from Kip. David Duffield the smiling face in the chandlers for more years than I remember, collapsed and died on Monday lunchtime. David was at work on Monday morning as usual.

He will be sadly missed by all who knew him customers and colleagues. My thoughts are with his family.

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Re: Sad news from Kip Marina

Postby Pete Cooper » Wed Mar 23, 2011 8:34 am

Danny, thanks for letting us know - that's really sad. David was very definitely one of the good guys. A sad loss.

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Re: Sad news from Kip Marina

Postby MrMcP » Wed Mar 23, 2011 11:36 am

Blimey, that's horrible. Thoughts to his family.

He was always great with our kids when they dashed to the chandlers for their usual fix of cookies whenever we were there. And when it came to kit out the boat on our limited budget after we'd bought her, he was a genius for finding secondhand or ex-demo bargains for us to buy. He'll be sadly missed.

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Re: Sad news from Kip Marina

Postby Orla » Wed Mar 23, 2011 12:00 pm

Very sad news indeed and will be sadly missed by all who new him, he was always very helpfull to us when we spent last winter at Kip....

Also Hugh from MRS (Kip) passed away at xmas, you could'nt meet a nicer guy, he replaced all the rigging on Orla for us, could'nt have done more for us.....

Two lovely people

Dougie & Trish

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Re: Sad news from Kip Marina

Postby Falkirkdan » Sat Mar 26, 2011 9:05 pm

Update

David's funeral service in The Clarke Memorial Church in Largs on Monday 28th at 11.00 and then on to the Brisbane Glen Cemetery. Family flowers only donations to RNLI.

RIP


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